|Program Name:||Cristal Lodge - Serre Chevalier|
|Living area:||From 20 Sqm up to 66 Sqm|
|Delivery date:||December 01, 2022|
|Bedroom(s):||Studio to 3 bedroom Duplex Cabin|
|Number of Apartment(s):||51|
|Acquisition Type:||With Management Contract|
Perfectly located in the resort center and only 350m from the lifts, this fantastic development will comprise 51 units – studio to 3 bedroom duplex cabin apartments. Enjoying easy access to the onsite facilities including swimming pool, wellness area, playroom and restaurant, open 10 months of the year.
The Cristal lodge is ideally located in the heart of the Saint Chaffrey commune, a stone’s throw away from the amenities and bustle of the resort and just a few meters from the lifts. Everything is within walking distance. The residential complex shares the site of the Hôtel de la Baulme, the family hotel owned by the French ski champion, Luc Alphand.
Key selling factors:
Apartments will come with:
Completing in the 4th quarter of 2022, all apartments will enjoy mountain views, spacious, bright and comfortable interiors that blend tradition and modernity and will be finished to a high standard using local materials including wood and stone.
All apartments are being sold with the following options and will necessarily need to be leased. Purchased as a holiday home with a seasonal rental management contract from the on-site management company or
Copropriété Résidentielle de Tourisme - CRT - a French joint ownership tourism scheme / 20 units - A hassle-free management solution, with freedom of choice
The innovative CRT management formula gives you:
Daddy Pool: a solution for optimizing rental income
To meet with growing demand from hotel partners, who want to be able to offer their international clientele new comfortable accommodation units with high-quality services (for overnight and weekly stays), the developer has modernized old apart-hotels, making them more exclusive.
Marketed under the Daddy Pool brand, this type of accommodation offers comfortable apartments that can be adapted*** to offer studio, or one- or two-bed apartments, able to satisfy a broad clientele in both high and low season: families during high season / and business clientele and seniors in the shoulder seasons.
The occupation rate is thus optimized for rental income. Once holidaymakers are comfortably settled into their apartments, they are able to enjoy the well-being spaces for the duration of their stay, including the swimming pool, spa, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, the health and beauty treatment cabin, the lounge, the mountain specialty tapas bar, the games room and the coworking space.
*** A limited number of these apartments (10 to 15 per residential complex) is available for sale to those principally interested in good investment returns.
The Cristal Lodge offers magnificent panoramic views of the mountains. The buildings’ façades are adorned with balconies, which enable raw materials, such as concrete and stone, to be elegantly combined with the aesthetic advantages and warmth of wood.
A tapas-bar and a wellness area will be available in the residence.
Click her to view a 3 bedroom duplex Cabine
For your convenience, the Cristal Lodge also provides underground parking and ski premises.
From a one-bedroom unit to a three-bedroom duplex cabin, the 51 accommodation units are comfortable, with spacious interiors, giving good exposure to the light! They have smart, refined decor, offering the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. The Cristal Lodge allows you to relish the charm of mountain life in a warm contemporary atmosphere.
Apartments will come with:
A prestigious location at the foot of the slopes
Chantemerle is at an altitude of 1,350 m and was the original resort here in Serre Chevalier. The village is part of the Saint Chaffrey commune. One of its main assets is its immediate proximity to the ski lifts. Chantemerle is a peaceful family village, with plenty of local amenities, all within easy walking distance: shops, bars and restaurants, ski rental, the ESF ski school, the tourist office, and the lifts.
The “Cristal Lodge” is located in the heart of the village.
What to do:
The Grands Bains (GREAT BATHS) at Monêtier
A perfect way to wind down and recuperate after a physically demanding day. Luxuriate in the exceptional natural environment, renowned for its beneficial effects, and relax completely in the mineral-rich spring water of the Grands Bains. Experience an incredible sense of well-being as you wallow in the 45°C, naturally-heated water, while enjoying breath-taking panoramic views of the surrounding peaks.
The Grands Bains at Monétier boast a large outdoor pool with a jacuzzi, where you can breathe in the fresh air while basking in the sun or appreciating the snowflakes: it is quite literally magical! A steam room, sauna and a number of beauty and well-being treatments are also available for maximum relaxation. So, you can enjoy the benefits of dry heat, steam and massages.
Hurtle down the mountain in a 3-wheel go-kart with a suitable braking system: 4.4 km of downhill tracks and a 500m drop in altitude.
An incredibly thrilling ride to be enjoyed with family or friends.
Take the ski lifts in the resort and discover the various mountain bike trails available in the high altitude resort:
>> 9 downhill trails
>> 9 Enduro trails
>> 9 X-country trails
>> 3 fun zones: Rolling Zone, atelier du bois (wood workshop), MTB Découverte (discovery).
BIKE PARK, SKATE PARK
Notre Dame des Neiges (Our Lady of the Snow: This ideally-located chapel offers exceptional views of Briançon, the Durance valley, the surrounding Briançon peaks, the Queyras and the Ecrins National Park.
Top of the Prorel gondola lift (2 sections) - Round trip - Distance: 1.4 km - Duration: 40 mins SENTIER DU LUTIN (ELF TRAIL) AT CHANTEMERLE:
Stroll along our Elf Trail and find out about various aspects of the mountain environment!
It is an easy fun educational path, with information panels.
Top of the Ratier gondola lift - Round trip - Distance 1.8 km - Duration 1h30
CRETE DES LAUZIERES (LAUZIERES RIDGE) AT MONETIER:
Relish the mountain scenery and enjoy the beauty of the larch woods.
When you reach the ridge, a stunning vista awaits you, taking in the Monêtier village, the Guisane valley and the neighbouring peaks of the Ecrins National Park.
Top of the Bachas chair lift - Round trip - Distance 2.2 km - Duration 1h30
Ecological swimming at Serre Chevalier:
This novel concept enhances aquatic areas while respecting the ecological environment: it makes it a real pleasure to bathe in fresh water, just like lakes.
Two ecological lakes have opened for bathing and both have beaches with amenities: the La Salles les Alpes and the Saint-Chaffrey lake. They are located in the valley and easily accessible to everyone.
Paragliding, horse riding, nordic walking
Serre Chevalier is a superb connected ski resort, combining the boroughs of Briançon, Chantemerle, Villeneuve-la-Salle and Le Monêtier-les-Bains into one offering. In total, there are 250km of slopes available and 57 ski lifts for visitors and residents to use during their stay. With elevations between 1,200m and 2,800m, guests can expect a huge range of terrain to navigate and discover.
There is something at this resort for everyone, given that there are 38km of easy blue slopes, 80km of intermediate red slopes and 32.5km of difficult black slopes. With the ski lifts and handy ski bus, it is very easy to get around this gigantic resort and enjoy everything that the different villages and slopes offer. Recommended slopes include Luc Alphand, Aigulette, Cucumelle and Clot Gauthier, although the longest run of Le Prorel-Briancon is 9km long and should not be missed. There is also a Valley run, night-skiing on offer, a snow park for freestylers and a speed measurement course so you can track your improvement during your stay.
The cobbled streets and traditional, unspoiled feel of villages such as Le Monêtier and Briançon are worth a visit during your stay. In amongst the rustic French towns and villages are an abundance of bars and restaurants to find and are just waiting for eager guests to seek them out after a long day on the slopes.
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